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Escherichia coli K-12 substr. MG1655 Pathways Class: Amines and Polyamines Biosynthesis

Summary:
This class contains pathways of the biosynthesis of amines and polyamines. These compounds play a variety of roles in metabolism, including acting as osmoprotectants, keeping DNA in a condensed state, and serving as intermediates in the synthesis of macromolecules.

Parent Classes:
Biosynthesis

Child Classes:
Betaine Biosynthesis (1),
Putrescine Biosynthesis (2),
Spermidine Biosynthesis (1),
UDP-N-acetyl-D-galactosamine Biosynthesis (0),
UDP-N-acetyl-D-glucosamine Biosynthesis (1)

Instances:
aminopropylcadaverine biosynthesis,
glutathionylspermidine biosynthesis,
L-arginine degradation III (arginine decarboxylase/agmatinase pathway),
superpathway of arginine and polyamine biosynthesis,
superpathway of polyamine biosynthesis I


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Please cite the following article in publications resulting from the use of EcoCyc: Nucleic Acids Research 41:D605-12 2013
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